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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.